People and Contact Details

Dr. Pejman Sharafi

Senior Lecturer
ARC Senior Research Fellow - DECRA
Associate HDR Director

Research interests include: structural optimisation, advanced structural systems, modular buildings, prefabricated construction systems, cost optimisation of structures, sustainable structures, computer aided design and parametric design.

Doctor Kamyar Kildashti


Research interests include: computational mechanics, nonlinear finite element analysis, boundary element method, discrete element method, bridge health monitoring, structural dynamics, dynamic soil structure interaction, performance-based earthquake engineering, structural collapse analysis, and seismic rehabilitation of heritage buildings.

Doctor Hamid Behnam

Structural Design Manager
Visiting Research Fellow

Mohammad Alembagheri

PhD Candidate

Mostafa Farajian

PhD Candidate

Parham Mohajerani

PhD Candidate


Dr Pejman Sharafi| Head of MPD-Lab
Centre for Infrastructure Engineering
Western Sydney University
Locked Bag 1797
Penrith NSW 2751 Australia
Phone: +61 2 4736 0342